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Electra performs like jet fighter
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Dean, Gordon
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated October 3, 1958 reads, "Electra makes Valley approach - View from new Lockheed Electra shows one of powerful prop-jet engines at work as plane approaches San Fernando Valley 10,000 feet above U.S. Highway 101 heading in over Calabasas. Premiere flight from Burbank to Santa Barbara and back was made in 30 minutes. Plane flew at 400 miles an hour."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Airplanes--Models--United States
Aircraft industry--United States
Air travel--United States
Electra (Turboprop transports)
Lockheed aircraft
Aerial photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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